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Is Laser Hair Removal Painful?

The effects of laser hair removal are pronounced and impressive. They can leave your skin feeling smooth and free of hair for many weeks, and the process is relatively straightforward. However, some people may be hesitant to try the treatment if they expect it to be painful or uncomfortable.  Is Laser Hair Removal Painful? These concerns surrounding laser hair removal are often not necessary, though. Most who undergo the treatment report a sensation similar to a rubber band being snapped Read More

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How Often Should You Microneedle?

Microneedling comes with many benefits. As a rather unique treatment, it is effective at reducing signs of ageing, including photodamage, hyperpigmentation and scarring. Both at-home and in-clinic treatments can be performed, stimulating collagen and elastin production to thicken the skin. Still, for all these advantages, there is one question that still remains unanswered, namely, “how often should you microneedle?” Microneedling at Home After your treatment, you may consider a cosmetic dermaroller, which is ideal for home use. With proper cleaning Read More

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What is IPL Acne Treatment?

There are many treatments available at medi spas in Vernon, and each of them is useful in its own right. Today we are highlighting IPL acne treatment, which is highly effective in reducing the look of skin discolouration resulting from acne. Get all the details down below.  Everything You Need to Know About IPL Acne Treatments What is IPL Acne Treatment? IPL acne treatment uses Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) to reduce the visual appearance of blemishes on the skin, including Read More

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Does Coolsculpting Actually Work?

It might sound too good to be true or even unrealistically simple, but does it work? Of course, we are talking about Coolsculpting, a form of body contouring treatment that purports to remove stubborn areas of fat and tone the body by freezing the fat. But are there actual facts surrounding this treatment, and why does it seem to be growing in popularity?   The Low Down on Coolsculpting What is Coolsculpting? As we mentioned above, Coolsculpting is a treatment Read More

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How Much Does Full Body Hair Removal Cost?

There are few better experiences for your sense of touch than the feeling of smooth skin. Most people tend to agree with this. After all, shaving, waxing and laser hair removal are all popular activities that most people practice. At least to some extent anyway. But not everyone removes their hair purely for the feeling of smooth skin. Sometimes ingrown hair, stubble, genetics and aesthetics can influence a person’s decision. These grooming activities can consume a large amount of our Read More

What Is a Medical Spa?

For those unfamiliar with the term, “medi spa in Vernon” might sound a bit strange. However, there is no reason to be unsure about this business as they provide high-quality services for a diverse clientele. Below, we will answer questions about this business, such as: What is a medical spa? What services are offered by a medical spa? What is the difference between medical spas and day spas? Who should try medical spas? And much more! What is a Medi Read More

We Are Open with Enhanced Safety Protocols

A warm welcome back to all our beautiful NOSL clients! We are very excited to announce our re-opening in accordance with BC Provincial Guidelines for Phase 2 businesses allowing for a slow and safe reopening. It is our mission to protect our staff members and clients while providing high quality, personal services. We have outlined our policies for your review. We will maintain our high standards of health and safety. Please be sure to read these new guidelines, and be Read More

7 Tips for Healthy Skin

Your skin is a complex organ with many functions–to regulate temperature, to protect inner organs, to keep water in and keep bacteria out. But we often neglect our skin and forget that it needs just a little daily TLC in order to function optimally. Here are a few tips to ensure your skin is getting everything it needs to stay healthy. Cleanse your skin every night – Taking the time to cleanse your face before hitting the hay is the Read More

What Can I Do About Embarrassing Razor Bumps?

Lose the razor and get laser! Laser hair removal is quickly becoming the most popular method for hair removal for both men and women. It is a fast, affordable and effective way to remove unwanted hair. But beware….there are many factors that will determine the success of your outcome. Price alone shouldn’t be your only factor when considering laser hair removal. The type of laser used for your skin type, the settings chosen and how the treatment is performed will Read More

Shedding the Light on Lasers

Corrective cosmetic procedures can be very overwhelming and confusing given the array of treatments available. Hot lasers, cold lasers, low-level lasers, ablative, non-ablative, down-time, no down- time, minimally invasive, tuck, tighten, lift. What does all this mean? With so many options and a clutter of complex terminology, how does a person decipher one from the other and decide which treatment to invest in? Advertising and marketing campaigns can make it even more confusing for the consumer, and one must look Read More